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Civil Rights Icon Rev. CT Vivian Dies At 95

Civil rights leader Rev. Cordy Tindell "CT" Vivian has died at age 95.

Black Clergy, Sawant Call For More Affordable Housing

‘Members of the political establishment who say Black Lives Matter need to put action behind their tweets and sloganeering, and join with me in supporting the African-American faith leaders’ demands, without reservation – adopt the Tax Amazon legislation so we can build these homes and reverse racist gentrification.’

Inslee Announces Updated Religious And Faith-based Services Guidance

Gov. Jay Inslee announced updated health guidance for religious and faith-based services today as more counties move forward under Washington’s Safe Start recovery plan.

The Role Of The Black Church During A Pandemic

By Pastor Jamal Bryant Senior Pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church I recently came across an article on NewsOne.com that highlighted a furor on several...

COVID-19: Black Churches Employ Innovation To Worship During A Pandemic

By Lauren Victoria Burke NNPA Contributor Black churches in America have faced the challenges of wars, arson and racism written into the law. Following several slave revolts, including Nat...

First A.M.E. To Hold Inaugural African And Community Advent Festival Of Praise

First A.M.E. Church of Seattle will host their Inaugural African and Community Advent Festival of Praise on Sat., Dec. 7 from 5:30 p.m. to...

Pastor Reggie Witherspoon Installed As Bishop For The State Of Washington C.O.G.I.C.

Reggie C. Witherspoon, Sr., Senior Pastor of Mount Calvary Christian Center in Seattle, was recently installed to the Sacred Office of Bishop and installed...

Connie Gray Receives 2019 Terrestrial Radio Announcer Of The Year

By Aaron Allen The Seattle Medium In the Black community and in most Black families where religion is the cornerstone of their existence, there is one...

Spiritually Speaking: Day After Stupidity Is The Worst

By James Washington Have you ever consulted God before you made that stupid mistake or very dumb decision? I mean is God in your inner circle...

Black History Month Gospel Celebration At People’s Institutional Baptist Church

Get ready for a gospel celebration of Black History month as People’s Institutional Baptist Church presents “Back To Our Roots” on Sun., Feb. 24...

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Football Superstar Calls For Social Media CEOs And Footballers To Meet

Chelsea's Romelu Lukaku has called for Big Tech CEOs, governments and football bodies to have a meeting with Premier League players to come up with solutions to deal with racism and discrimination in the game. The Belgian superstar was speaking exclusively to CNN ahead of Chelsea's No To Hate campaign.

The Technology Inspired By Return Work

From tech giants to start ups: Solutions inspired by a global work from home initiative may thrive in our post-pandemic future, too.

Senators Fail To Reach Deal On George Floyd Justice In Policing Act

Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and Sen. Tim Scott (R-South Carolina) called off the talks. No further discussions are in the works.

Award-Winning D.C. Pediatrician Says Vaccines And Masks Are Like Airbags And Seat-belts

In one of the nation’s capital’s poorest and most traumatized communities, Dr. Lewis-Ragland has gained the kind of trust and respect from residents that other physicians often find elusive.

Families Of Missing Black & Brown People Frustrated With ‘Missing White Women Syndrome’

Some experts say the nation faces "Missing White Women Syndrome," which is defined by the heavier media attention White women and girls receive when they go missing compared to anyone outside of those demographics, according to a study published by the Northwestern University School of Law in 2016.